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7 Ways to Use Lavender for Home Remedies | Care2 Healthy Living

7 Ways to Use Lavender for Home Remedies | Care2 Healthy Living

By Heather Ashare, MPH for DietsInReview.com You might be surprised to learn that lavender is much more than an aromatic scent used to enhance soaps and candles. In fact, there are a number medicinal uses for lavender , as well as in cooking, that go back centuries. Here is a list of just a few ways to use lavender: Stress Relief If you’ve ever inhaled a breath of fresh lavender your senses are immediately awakened by its soothing fragrance and its almost immediate ability to bring a sense of relaxation. Aromatherapists rely on lavender’s essential oil for calming nervous conditions like anxiety or stress. Burn a lavender candle or add a few drops of lavender essential oil into a carrier oil like olive oil, then apply a small drop to your wrists or across the clavicle. Breathe deeply and relax. Skin Treatment Lavender oil works as an antiseptic and anti-fungal, making it a...

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